• Workshops
May 28, 2016 | 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Join Open Studio and Gallery 44 for this first ever joint workshop! Participants will learn digital photography basics at Gallery 44, and then turn their images into photo-etchings in a two day workshop at Open Studio.


  • Workshops
May 28, 2016 | 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Mezzotint is a non-acid, intaglio technique that produces rich, velvety blacks and soft tonal gradations. Participants will learn how to properly prepare a copper plate, creating a texture on its surface that will print as a full black.


  • Workshops
June 08, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

The Open Session program is designed as a transition for students from classes to renting at Open Studio. Participants with printmaking experience work independently with minimal technical supervision.


  • Workshops
June 11, 2016 | 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Participants will use a Vandercook press to explore letterpress block printing using linocuts, hand set type and a selection of dingbats and pre-exposed photopolymer plates.


  • Visiting Artist Talk
June 17, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Mario Doucette and Liza Eurich will discuss their work and the outcomes of their Visual Artist Residencies.


  • Workshops
June 18, 2016 | 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Participants will learn about collagraph plate making—originating from collage—by experimenting with non-traditional materials to create colourful and textured multiples.


  • Workshops
June 19, 2016 | 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

This workshop will introduce participants to woodcut printmaking techniques.


  • Workshops
July 06, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

The Open Session program is designed as a transition for students from classes to renting at Open Studio. Participants with printmaking experience work independently with minimal technical supervision.


  • Workshops
July 11, 2016 | 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Printmaking for Educators introduces participants to a variety of printmaking techniques that can be accomplished outside of the studio setting. Lessons can be employed in classrooms, workshops and other art programs.


  • Workshops
July 11, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Explore the possibilities that screenprinting, a process derived from stencil printing, has to offer. Learn about direct stencil methods, photo-based techniques, inks and modifiers.


  • Workshops
July 12, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Explore the possibilities that screenprinting, a process derived from stencil printing, has to offer. Learn about direct stencil methods, photo-based techniques, inks and modifiers.


  • Workshops
August 03, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

The Open Session program is designed as a transition for students from classes to renting at Open Studio. Participants with printmaking experience work independently with minimal technical supervision.